Central & South America 2017 by Intrepid Travel

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chichen itza mexico playa del carmen chichen itza tulum merida mayan adventure mex ic o 25 days antigua to antigua palenque spend time in san cristobal de las casas a chiapas highlands town famous for its strong indigenous roots and colourful handicrafts experience the idylls of island life in belize s caye caulker snorkel with turtles dive with sharks chill out to reggare beats and feast on fresh seafood be charmed by the elegant cathedrals expansive city plazas and cheery architecture of merida s old town san cristobal de las casas tikal flores totonicapan caye caulker san ignacio b e lize rio dulce antigua panajachel gu ate mala original qvskc maximum group size 12 days 1-2 antigua for breathtaking views of the town framed against verdant mountain backdrops trek up the nearby hill of cerro de la cruz days 3-4 rio dulce drive to amatique bay and cruise past old spanish fortresses and forested cliffs to the garifuna town of livingston day 5 flores explore the narrow lanes of flores a tiny island town that s the launch-pad for excursions to tikal day 6 san ignacio explore tikal’s limestone temples which are some of the most impressive remnants of the maya empire travel to the sleepy town of san ignacio where a full range of optional activities are on offer from tubing down the river to exploring the eerie mayan relics of actun tunichil muknal cave there s adventure around every corner days 7-9 caye caulker get snorkelling diving or lazing on beautiful caye caulker days 10-11 tulum enjoy a caribbean paradise with a spectacular coastline days 12-13 playa del carmen snorkel swim laze or watch the view from a beachside bar days 14-15 merida visit the maya pyramids at chichen itza after learning about the site’s history on a guided tour travel on to merida for a dose of old-world charm days 16-17 palenque discover the imposing pyramid of palenque visit the misol-ha and agua azul waterfalls and cool off with a swim days 18-20 san cristobal de las casas see the fusion of indigenous and spanish cultures in san cristobal de las casas visit local villages and witness traditional customs day 21 totonicapan homestay stay overnight in a local home help cook dinner and brush up on your spanish days 22-23 panajachel arrive in panajachel located on beautiful lake atitlan and enjoy the thriving market good eateries and many water-based activities days 24-25 antigua explore the colonial city of antigua get energetic with a hike or get your groove on in a salsa dancing class 70 discover more trips and detailed information about this destination at intrepidtravel.com/central-america hotel 23 nts homestay 1 nt 1 breakfast 1 dinner local bus private vehicle boat view dates and prices